Winners 2012

We are pleased to announce that the fourth SIAF Award was presented on November 21th 2012 at the University of Zurich.


Dr. Tina Margarete Freyburg

for her dissertation

“Transnational Influences and Democratic Socialization in Authoritarian Contexts”

The price is with Fr. 10,000.- endowed. The SIAF Award, sponsored by Ernst & Young AG, honours outstanding doctoral thesis at the University of Zurich and ETH Zurich. The work makes a scientific contribution to the understanding of political, economic, social and cultural relations in a global world.

In 2012, candidacies from the field of the humanities were evaluated by an independent jury (Prof. Dr. Georg Kohler, Prof. Dr. Christine Kaufmann, Prof. Dr. Georg von Krogh, Prof. Dr. Bernd Roeck, Prof. Dr. Fabrizio Gilardi and Prof. Dr. Francis Cheneval).